Amit Khare, Secretary, Ministry of Education superannuates from his post recently. Amit Khare, IAS, is 1985 batch from Bihar/Jharkhand cadre.
He took charge of the position in December 2019. Sanjay Murthy will take charge as Secretary, Ministry of Education.
While addressing the event, Amit Khare said, “I am not retiring but superannuating and I shall continue to work for the betterment of the Nation. The future of the Nation lies in the hands of our students. Hence we all must nurture them with care and progressively develop their potential through implementation of National Education Policy”.
Union Minister of Education Dharmendra Pradhan felicitated him and said, “Amit Khare has set a benchmark in the field of higher education with his expertise and wide range of experience in various domains. He has been instrumental in guiding me on the various aspects of National Education Policy 2020.”
The event was organised by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE). It was also attended by Anita Karwal, IAS, Secretary Department of School Education and Literacy, Rajesh Aggarwal, IAS, Secretary (MSDE), Prof DP Singh, Chairman, UGC and Prof Anil D Sahasrabudhe, Chairman, AICTE.